Jakari Pearson was sleeping in his upstairs bedroom when one of the bullets came through the window and struck him in the chest.
Authorities say Ronald Dimambro Jr. was babysitting for Damian Sutton last August when he attacked the boy, breaking his skull.
A Michigan man has been sentenced to more than 18 years in prison in the 2011 death of his daughter who was found with human bite marks on her body.
A trial is scheduled to begin in the case of a Detroit man accused of abducting, raping and killing his girlfriend’s 5-year-old niece.
The search continues for a second suspect, believed to be an accomplice. The two other victims of the shooting remain hospitalized, but are expected to survive.
A judge has given a 3- to 15-year prison sentence to a father of two small boys who died when a fire started after he left them home alone in Detroit.
A young man who killed a 4-year-old boy on a central Michigan Indian reservation has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison, the maximum under his plea agreement.
The boys had been left alone for “a considerable period of time” when the incident happened.
A 22-year-old man has been found guilty in the death of a 1-year-old Kalamazoo girl who had hemorrhaging in her brain and eyes.
Police say it happened when the girl was being dropped off by a parent at Eriksson Elementary School.